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El Pomar Fellowship


“The Fellowship is an optimal way to invest two years in developing the foundation for your professional career.” 

--Tafari Nia Lumumba

Class of  2006, Attorney at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP


Recent college graduates from all educational backgrounds (business, liberal arts, hard sciences) and a wide array of professional circumstances and experiences. Fellows bring a variety of viewpoints and skills to their work at El Pomar.

What's in it for the Fellows?

A hands-on experience that combines on-the-job training with a solid background in leadership theory. Fellows learn everything from marketing and development to management and leadership--and they go on to become nonprofit CEOs, public officials, graduate students, and business executives.

 The El Pomar Fellowship is...




  • El Pomar provides Fellows with leadership development opportunities most people don't experience until late in their careers, if ever. +/-


  • Fellows are immersed in the complex and dynamic operations of a $500 million Foundation.



  • The Fellowship is a salaried position complimented by continuing education focusing on preparing Fellows for whatever comes next. Participants develop leadership and career skills that will serve them in business, government, academia and the nonprofit sector.


  • Fellows develop deep, meaningful connections with one another, alumni, and leaders across sectors: Meet the Fellows 

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